| Jun 18, 2014
| 8:50 AM
Thanks to the many snowy days we had this past winter, the school year was extended, and the last day of school for Howard County Public School students will be Friday, June 20. There are lots of excited students and teachers who are ready to start...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Last week, The Sun reported on Baltimore City Public School's (BCPS) efforts to increase academic promotion rates among middle school students by giving them the chance to attend BELL (Building Educated Leaders for Life) summer learning programs. The...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Jeanne G. Clapp, a retired educator who was a founding faculty member of the Odyssey School, died June 5 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. She was 70.
"Jeanne was just a lovely lady and...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 3:06 PM
All that was standing between AuQwan Griffin and a high school diploma was a state biology exam and a conflicted conscience. That crossroads led to the biggest teachable moment of his educational career.
Griffin and 10 fellow students at the Career...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Harford County Public Schools and BGE utility officials recently marked a four-year collaboration that has resulted in annual savings of hundreds of thousands of dollars in energy costs through energy-efficiency projects in schools.
"We've been able to...
| May 17, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Banking industry veteran and native Baltimorean Scott Wilfong got involved with the Living Classrooms Foundation to help improve lives in some of East Baltimore's neediest neighborhoods, including Perkins Homes, the Fayette Street corridor and McElderry...
| May 18, 2014
| 3:37 PM
As the nation observes Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month in May, students and staff at a scholastic program in Columbia can boast that they highlight Chinese heritage year round.
Each Sunday, they gather at Howard Community College in Columbia for...
| May 21, 2014
Bringing back the "good old days," Dublin Elementary School held its May Pole Dance on the school grounds. A site to behold, they looked great all dressed up for this special occasion. Carol Vail, the gym teacher at Dublin, was in charge of the event....
| May 20, 2014
| 8:34 AM
An open letter to Douglas Gansler, attorney general of Maryland and candidate for governor
Dear Mr. Gansler:
As another school year winds down and I complete my 21st year in the Maryland Public School System, I am pondering where I should cast my vote...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:08 AM
Paul Sebsibe is doing what he does best.
He's drawing a picture of what he sees around him across a sheet of paper.
For the 11th-grader at the Western School of Technology and Environmental Science, verbal communication is a challenge.
| May 20, 2014
| 2:04 PM
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The Columbia Volleyball Club (CVC) 12U Canaries won the gold medal at the MVSA 12's Invitational May 17. The Canaries placed first out of eight teams from across Maryland...
| May 21, 2014
| 5:25 AM
Krisana Goel is in 8th grade at Clarksville Middle School. She, along with Anjali Mahadevia and Anjali Shroff, both in 11th grade at Atholton High School, Sashi Rai in ninth grade at River Hill High School, and Leena Rai, in fifth grade at Pointers Run,...